What A Day

Biden Vs. Big Business

Biden Vs. Big Business

What A Day - July 12, 2021 - 19:21

President Biden signed an executive order last week aimed at boosting competition between businesses and discouraging monopolies. The order includes 72 initiatives, which will encourage the FTC to reinstate net neutrality rules, require airlines to disclose hidden fees, allow cheaper medications to be imported from Canada, and more.The CDC issued guidelines for school districts to reopen this fall, while allowing local officials to tighten or loosen restrictions given factors like regional vaccination rates. There is a bump in cases of coronavirus in the U.S. right now, however, driven by pockets with lower vaccination rates.And in headlines: turmoil in Haiti following the President's assassination, record-high temperatures in the West, and Sir Richard Branson goes to space.Show Notes:Presidential Executive Order on Promoting Competition in the American Economy – https://bit.ly/3yNCc7cFor a transcript of this episode, please visit crooked.com/whataday.

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